Shoulder Injuries: Common Causes and Treatments

Kate Keenan blog

Shoulder injuries are relatively common among the American population. In the last year alone, almost eight million Americans visited their doctor with a primary complaint of pain to one or both shoulders, with perhaps millions more who never seek medical attention for their injured shoulders. Most shoulder injuries are musculoskeletal, meaning they involve injuries to the muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones, …

Work Injury Treatment in West Bloomfield, MI

Kate Keenan blog

Workplace injuries come in all forms. From the back injury from repetitive strain to the person who burns themselves with chemicals in a laboratory, there are almost infinite ways that people injure themselves in the workplace setting. People seeking work injury treatment share one thing in common: They all wish to be pain-free and comfortable. Types of Workplace Injuries Workplace …

5 Treatments for Failed Back Syndrome

Lisa Gladman blog

You’ve had chronic, life hindering back pain. You’ve tried pain medications, back exercises, and even surgery. Yet, your pain has persisted for more than three months post-surgery. You likely have failed back surgery syndrome. This is a condition described as continued, worsening, or new pain after back surgery. The causes behind failed back surgery can vary depending on your unique …

Whiplash: Common Causes and Treatments

Kate Keenan blog

Whiplash is a condition that occurs when the head thrusts forward and backward violently, such as what often happens in a car accident. This thrusting motion most often causes a sore, stiff neck. It can also cause pain in the shoulders, arms, and back, as well as headaches and brain fog. While whiplash typically occurs during car accidents, it can …

How Do Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamins Differ from Other Types?

Lisa Gladman blog

People take vitamin and mineral supplements for a wide range of reasons. These reasons can range from wanting to live healthier lives to targeting specific desirable benefits. The main reasons for taking vitamin supplements are health-related. People often want to avoid vitamin deficiencies, which can result in weaker bones, eye problems, increased susceptibility to infections, kidney stones, depression, muscle and …

Chiropractic Recovery Formula for Tendonitis and Repetitive Strain Injury

Kate Keenan blog

Tendonitis is what happens to the body when repetitive motions wear down the tissue of a particular part of the body. Muscles, tendons, and ligaments may all become affected. Common types of tendonitis, also called repetitive strain injury, include carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis or golfer’s elbow, and trigger finger. However, any area of the body can be affected by repetitive …

Chiropractic Care Helps Kids Fight Ear Infections Naturally

Lisa Gladman blog

Around 80% of children experience an ear infection before their third birthday. Chiropractic care can work alongside prescribed medicine as an alternative, natural ear infections treatment helping to alleviate your child’s pain at a faster rate. What Is an Ear Infection? An ear infection, also called otitis media (OM), is caused by either a bacterial or viral infection that occurs …

5 Types of Hip Pain Your Chiropractor Can Treat

Kate Keenan blog

So often when you think of visiting a chiropractor, you think about receiving treatment for back or neck pain. It’s understandable. Chiropractors do a lot of treatments related to these two parts of the body. But, a chiropractor can do much more. Your chiropractor is focused on the diagnosis and treatment of the musculoskeletal system. And, if you suffer from …

Minimizing Acute Asthma Attacks with Chiropractic Spinal Manipulation

Lisa Gladman blog

There is no cure for asthma, a chronic lung disease that causes distressing symptoms and impairs one’s quality of life. Acute asthma attacks can interfere with daily activities and, in severe cases, may require emergency medical treatment. Emergency treatment for an acute asthma attack is sometimes necessary to prevent respiratory failure and death. Fortunately, treatment options are available to relieve …

What Every Patient Needs to Know About Chiropractic and Migraines

Kate Keenan blog

If you suffer from migraines, you know the excruciating and, at times, incapacitating pain they can continually afflict on you. Additionally, you may suffer from migraines that have side effects such as dizziness, nausea, and sensitivity to light and heat. In short, migraines are irritating, painful, and something that can be very disruptive in your day-to-day life. Perhaps you have …